Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Mike Patton, a financial professional in Bluefield, WV. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether you goal is saving for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (304) 887-1445.
Protecting Your Home Against Flood Loss
Protect yourself against the damage that your homeowners policy doesn’t cover.
An Overview of Renter’s Insurance
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
Insuring Your Business Against Cyber Liability
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
Spark joy and become more confident by giving your finances the home organization treatment.
No couple is a 100% ready for a baby. So how expectant parents can get primed for the biggest change of their lives?
Understand the concepts of horizon, compounding, and risk tolerance, and create an investment plan.
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The sandwich generation faces unique challenges. For many, meeting needs is a matter of finding a balance.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Want to do more with your wealth? You might want to consider creating a charitable foundation.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?